www.Sozialgeschnatter.de

(beta)

Archive for the ‘Künstler/Bands’ Category

One World Under a Groove: Happy New Year, y’all!

leave a comment »

Midnight in Germany: I am not a big fan of New Year’s resolutions and wishes. But I am hoping for One World Under a Groove.

Den Rest des Beitrags lesen »

Written by Peter Jebsen

1. Januar 2016 at 0:10

„Pop around the clock“ bei 3sat: Festtag für Musikfans (Download-Tipps)

leave a comment »

Screenshot 3sat.de

Screenshot 3sat.de

Heute ist mal wieder ein Festtag für Freunde der Live-Musik: Seit 6.20 Uhr zeigt 3sat​ beim jährlichen „Pop around the clock“ jede Menge Konzertmitschnitte, die alle parallel alle schon jetzt in der Mediathek verfügbar sind. Das bedeutet, dass ihr sie auch mit der kostenlosen Software MediathekView (Windows, Mac, Linux) herunterladen könnte – einige davon in HD-Qualität. Weitere Informationen und Installationstipps findet ihr im Blogbeitrag „MediathekView: Der schnellste Weg zu ‚Das TalkGespräch‘ und anderen ö.-r. TV-Sendungen“ aus dem vergangenen Dezember.

Dabei sind unter anderem Konzerte von Frank Sinatra, Tina Turner, The Who, Die Fantastischen Vier, Annie Lennox, Bruce Springsteen & Friends, Eric Clapton, Miley Cyrus, Kylie Minogue und Revolverheld.


Den Rest des Beitrags lesen »

Written by Peter Jebsen

31. Dezember 2015 at 10:34

DUST IT OFF: Parliament’s „Mothership Connection“…40 Years Later

leave a comment »

From the moment I heard these fictitious radio DJ’s in “P-Funk (Wants to Get Funked Up)”, I couldn’t stop listening. I had never heard a radio show recreated in song, and this voice speaking from the unknown was a place I wanted to visit, it sounded like someone I could trust. There were three characters in the song: the unknown mellow man, the high-speed voice known as Lollipop Man (a/k/a The Long Haired Sucker), and the laid back man who dominates the song talking about doing it to you in your earhole and discovering people in the southern part of the United States lived bands like the Doobie Brothers, Blue Magic, and David Bowie.

Additional blog posts
John Hugar/Uproxx: This Is Why Parliament’s ‘Mothership Connection’ Is Still So Vital 40 Years Later
soulhead: #LongPlayLove: Celebrating 40 Years of Parliament’s ‘Mothership Connection’ [FULL STREAM]

This Is Book's Music

Parliament photo ParliamentMC_cover_zpscklinvz1.jpg
Good evening, do not attempt to adjust your radio, there is nothing wrong, we have taken control as to bring you this special show, we will return it to you as soon as you are grooving. Welcome to station W.E. F.U.N.K., better known as We-Funk, or deeper still, the Mothership Connection, home of the extraterrestrial brothers, dealers of funky music. P.Funk, uncut funk, the bomb.

Coming you directly from the Mothership, top of the chocolate milky way. 500,000 kilowatts of P.Funk power, so kick back, ya’dig, while we do it to you in your eardrums. Who me, I’m known as Lollipop Man, alias The Long Haired Sucker, my motto is…

At the age of 5, I had heard something I had never heard before. My young life existed by listening to records on the radio but this was the very first time I had ever heard the radio on a…

Ursprünglichen Post anzeigen noch 3.244 Wörter

Written by Peter Jebsen

19. Dezember 2015 at 16:19

For no reason a‘ all: My tribute to London pub rock duo Chas & Dave

with one comment

I am predominantly into ‚black music‘ (resp., for the more politically correct readers, into funk, soul, hip-hop, blues, and gospel), plus gutsy and/or soulful country.

But there also are other kinds of artists, which – to me – are the musical equivalent of ‚comfort food‘. For many decades, I have been loving Chas & Dave – since „Ain’t No Pleasing You“ (1982) …

Den Rest des Beitrags lesen »

Momentaufnahme im Hbf. Hamburg: Refugees welcome

with 2 comments

Als ich vorhin gegen 23.15 Uhr nach einem Berlin-Trip im Hamburger Hauptbahnhof ankam, beeindruckte mich das Ausmaß, in dem sich selbst zu nachtschlafender Zeit freiwillige (nehme ich mal an) Helfer um Flüchtlinge kümmerten.
Momentaufnahme im Hauptbahnhof: Hamburg und die Flüchtlinge
Es hingen Schilder aus, unter denen sich Reisende zu Zielländern wie Schweden, Norwegen und Finnland sammeln konnten. Essen war verfügbar, und wohl auch ein Arzt. Es wurde die Information vermittelt, dass Flüchtlinge mit Ausnahme des ICE kein Bahnticket bräuchten. Im ICE sei das Verhandlungssache, darüber müsse mit dem Zugführer gesprochen werden.
Den Rest des Beitrags lesen »

The Complete New Funk Times P.Funk History Double Issue 4/5 from 1990

with 2 comments

Rolling Stone Magazine has just published the story „Doctor Atomic“ about my favorite funk musician George Clinton (issue #1234, cover date: May 7, 2015). They printed a photo I took during my 1986 home story on George’s Funky Farm and the cover of the P.Funk History Double Issue of the P.Funk newsletter New Funk Times which I used to publish from the late ’80s to early ’90s, with permission of George Clinton.

The NFT website has been hacked quite a while ago and I haven’t had the time yet to bring it back. Therefore I am using my personal blog to post scans of the issue you see in Rolling Stone – with cartoons by Pedro Bell, Overton Loyd and Howard Priestley. Enjoy!
Den Rest des Beitrags lesen »

A Funky Soul Christmas (Playlist & Videos)

leave a comment »

My feelings towards Christmas are similar to The Grinch’s (without the greedy aspect). The only thing I like about it are the holiday songs. Therefore I put together a Spotify playlist with great Christmas albums and compilations. Feel free to add yours – the list is shared.

Den Rest des Beitrags lesen »

Written by Peter Jebsen

25. Dezember 2014 at 1:00

Folgen

Erhalte jeden neuen Beitrag in deinen Posteingang.

Schließe dich 2.113 Followern an

%d Bloggern gefällt das: